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Boston University reveals a new find showing 76 of 79 brains studied exhibiting signs of CTE while the death toll in high school football rises all in one week. Is there anything Zuffa can do for their athletes to prevent something equally tragic? There is still much to be learned about CTE, or Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. It has been the topic 'du jour' of sports and medicine for the last several years. One of the leading satellites for learning more has been Boston University, and specifi read news >>

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Originally, former Northside High three-time state championship wrestler Daniel Cormier was supposed to have fought Jon Jones in the biggest UFC fight of his career this past weekend in Las Vegas. read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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When Jamal Parks was a high school freshman, he had far-off goals, some of them sprouting from his new sport of wrestling. His more immediate goal was getting his own bed.Filed under: News read news >>

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Ronda Rousey is back to hitting mitts fresh off of being cleared by her doctor. What does that mean for the top-10 women's bantamweight matchup on Saturday? No. 1-ranked contender Cat Zingano takes on No. 8-ranked Amanda Nunes in the opening bout of the pay-per-view telecast. Zingano (8-0) is coming off her own injury, and Nunes (9-3) has looked impressive in her two UFC outings. For Zingano, a win will undoubtedly earn her a title bid against Rousey. It was a bid she already had but lost to inj read news >>

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Anthony "Rumble" Johnson's fighting career may be at a high point, but it appears a history of domestic violence could be catching up with him. According to Brent Brookhouse of BloodyElbow.com, the mother of two of Johnson's children has recently called the police and filed a report alleging that friends of the UFC light heavyweight contender are threatening her with violence. Additionally, the report details a 2012 incident where she was struck by Johnson and lost two teeth as a result. UPDATE: read news >>

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While the court case against Thiago Silva may not be going forward, is ex-wife is apparently publishing her own evidence of his actions. Well, this certainly does not look good for Thiago Silva, and could get a lot worse depending on what other video his ex-wife has of him. Apparently, she posted two videos to YouTube recently, shot on her camera, off her laptop, that Globo's Extra allegedly show Silva high on cocaine and, in the second video, show Silva searching her house for a person she migh read news >>

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In a business where "ruthlessness" is the norm, Bellator has high hopes that Scott Coker and his reputation as a "nice guy" can take them to the next level. Entering into Bellator MMA's 2014 Spring season, officials at Spike TV and Viacom felt it was time to make a change. While Bellator's founder and current president, Bjorn Rebney, had managed to build it into the number two mixed martial arts promotion in the world, problems were beginning to mount. A stubborn commitment to the seasonal tourn read news >>

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"I just want to come back with a vengeance. My ideal is just to make a statement and get people talking, 'Not only is she back, but she's back powerfully. She's stronger than ever. This wasn't a setback for her, this was a comeback.'" --Miesha Tate Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey is not only one of the biggest stars in women's mixed martial arts (MMA), she's also one of the biggest stars in all of combat sports, racking up 10 straight wins compl read news >>

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Lightweight contender Rafael dos Anjos took home the biggest payday at UFC Fight Night “Henderson vs dos Anjos. read news >>

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Remember that quiet, reserved girl in high school? She sat in the front of class, did her work and never caused a fuss. What did she become, a doctor, a lawyer or a business woman? Nope, she became a professional fighter and that girl was DeAnna Bennett. Undefeated as a pro at 4-0, Bennett has been making waves in the world of WMMA. But, how did she get here? What led her on the path to Friday's Invicta FC 8 event? "I wrestled in high school for a couple years," Bennett told Bleacher Report in a read news >>

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Bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw stands to earn the most of anyone on the UFC 177 bill. read news >>

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